Vestas secures 104 MW order with Polimix Energia in Brazil

Source: press release, 21 September 2022

photo: Vestas
photo: Vestas

Polimix Energia Ltda has signed an agreement with Vestas for the supply and installation of 23 V150-4.5 MW wind turbines for the Mundo Novo wind park located in São Miguel do Gostoso in the municipality of Rio Grande do Norte in the northeast of Brazil.

Upon completion, Vestas will also deliver a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement. This agreement will optimise energy production while also providing long-term business case certainty.

“We are pleased to announce our partnership with Polimix Energia, one of the largest companies in Brazil who, as Vestas, has a strong commitment to the country’s energy transition. This order highlights the sustainable performance of Polimix Energia as the Vestas wind turbines will power the concrete plants of the Polimix Energia group in the northeast of Brazil. This underlines how our solutions can support energy-intensive industries accelerate their energy transition by powering their operations in a sustainable and cost-effective way,” says Eric Rodrigues Gomes, senior sales director for Vestas Brazil.

Turbine delivery is planned for the third and fourth quarters of 2023, whilst commissioning is expected for the beginning of the second quarter of 2024.